Interview with Gabriel Blanc-Laine of Qtask, a Red Herring 100 Winner

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Qtask was recently recognized by Red Herring Magazine as one of the most promising privately held technology companies in North America.  The company is headquartered in Burbank, CA but has a virtual workforce that spans the globe. Qtask is like "Facebook on steroids" for project managers Qtask helps companies manage remote workforces and handle project management through a web-based interface.  Their offering is a great example of the software as a service (SaaS) model.Below is an interview...Read Full Story

Interview with Bill Kirk, CEO of Weather Trends International, a Red Herring 100 Winner

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This week at the Red Herring conference in San Diego I had the opportunity to meet the real "Captain Kirk"... Bill Kirk, CEO of Weather Trends International.  His company has developed remarkably accurate daily weather forecasts for some of the world's largest retailers - allowing them to more efficiently stalk inventory based on expected shopping patterns (for instance, Wal-Mart sells more umbrellas when it's rainy).  But opportunities to use Weather Trends go far beyond retail.  Below is a...Read Full Story

4 Bioscience Companies Honored with Red Herring 100 Award

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Each year, Red Herring Magazine recognizes the top 100 privately-held technology companies headquartered in North America. The Red Herring editorial team selected the most innovative companies from a pool of 1,200. The nominees are evaluated on both quantitative and qualitative criteria, such as financial performance, technology, innovation, quality of management, execution of strategy, and integration into their respective industries.This year, four bioscience companies made the honor roll...Read Full Story

Zimbio Wins Red Herring 100 Award

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Zimbio, the interactive magazine publisher, has been named a winner in this year's Red Herring 100 awards, a prestigious list honoring the year's most promising private technology companies in North America. Selected from a pool of over 1,200 entries, 100 top companies were chosen based on both quantitative and qualitative criteria, including financial performance, technology innovation, quality of management, execution of strategy and integration into their respective industries."It's an...Read Full Story

Red Herring 100 Winners

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2009 Red Herring 100, North America Acclarent Biosciences Adaptive Engineering Software Adaptive Planning Software Airclic Software Amitive Software Appirio Computing Applied Identity Security & Defense AppTrigger Communications Arista Networks Computing Aster Data Systems Software Atiz Innovation Other Attivio Other Avidian Technologies Software BeyondTrust Security & Defense Birst Software BlackBall Software Bluenog Software Bridgelux Energy BrightQube Internet & Services Bubble Motion...Read Full Story